Appalachian Christian Academy

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  • Appalachian Christian Academy is a small Christian school in the mountains of Appalachia.
  • We have been educating children in Manchester for over 35 years.
  • We offer grades K-9 and are fully accredited by the state of Kentucky and by the National Council of Private Schools Association.
  • We offer individually-tailored, differentiated, and hands-on learning experiences, as well as educational and cultural field trips, e.g. concerts, musicals, Civil War reenactments, plays, museums, to local artisans, farms, outdoor school, musical festivals, service learning, etc.
  • Our goal is to graduate young people who have a balanced education in all areas: academic, spiritual, physical, emotional, and social.
  • They are encouraged to be critical thinkers, problem solvers, and good citizens of this world and also for heaven.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia; mild speech, language based or learning differences

Student Body

Total Students11 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade Appalachian Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size8 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki or navy slacks, skirts; solid color polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$205
Tuition NotesTextbook fee of $175. Registration fee of $150. Tuition $205/month for non-constituent, $155/month for constituent

School Notes

  • Our school offers the following:
  • Low student to teacher ratio
  • Multigrade classrooms
  • Caring teachers
  • Individualized help and attention
  • Differentiated instruction
  • Many outdoor activities, such as play, games, gardening, outdoor learning
  • Educational field trips
  • Service Learning Activities/Trips
  • Spanish, art, music
  • Family atmosphere
  • Zero tolerance to bullying
  • DWS/Soul Shapers Discipline Plan, encouraging students to self-control, self-discipline
  • Home School Friday Program that includes art, Spanish, music (choir, bells), recess
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville
    Louisville Adventist Academy
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    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-12 | 90 students
    127.5 miles
    2988 Newburg Rd
    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502) 452-2965
    127.5 PK-12
  • Oneida
    Grades: K-12 | 301 students
    12.9 miles
    11 Mulberry Street
    Oneida, KY 40972
    (606) 847-4111
    12.9 K-12

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